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|Introduction||"You must change your life," said Rilke. So that's what I keep doing. I worked as an actor, wrote for an encyclopedia, edited a literary magazine, and taught college English courses. Now I write poetry, blog "eight days a week," and listen to birdsong.|
|Interests||Poetry, Theatre, Art, Music, History, Science|
|Favorite Movies||To Kill a Mockingbird, Wings of Desire, Moulin Rouge, Finding Neverland, Lars and the Real Girl, The Girl in the Cafe, In a Lonely Place, Stranger Than Fiction|
|Favorite Music||Eddi Reader, Iris Dement, Jane Monheit, Leonard Cohen, Jennifer Warnes, Joni Mitchell, Rickie Lee Jones, Tom Waits, Paula Cole, Lucinda Williams, Patty Griffin, Edith Piaf, Rosemary Clooney, Pink Martini, etc.--singer/songwriters|
|Favorite Books||To Kill a Mockingbird, Final Harvest, The Wild Iris, On Beauty, White Teeth, The Triggering Town, The Great Fire, The Great Gatsby|
Why does the color blue mean raspberry-flavored?
I often ask myself this same question.